Conferees Not Expected To Improve Outlook for 1992 Education Budget

Pitsch, Mark
May 1992
Education Week;5/13/1992, Vol. 11 Issue 34, p21
The article focuses on the drafting of the fiscal year 1993 budget resolution by the House and Senate conferees in Washington. Conferees affirmed that the only major difference of this year's budget is the proposed slash of the defense budget spending. For education and other social program spending category, the House has suggested 36.4 billion dollars in discretionary budget authority, which is 915 million more than the Senate. Further, the house recommends an increased funding for education programs.


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